NSK Industries - Conveyor Belt: A German vegetable-processing company was experiencing repeated ball bearing failures on one of its transport systems.
NSk Industries - Main Make-Up Conveyor: NSK recommended the use of Molded-Oil ball bearings to increase bearing life and reduce machine down time
NSK Industries - Milk Bottle Conveyor: A market leading milk processing and bottling plant was experiencing repeated bearing failures on 5 lines of conveyors. They were changing bearings on a conveyor approximately every 16 weeks.
NSK Industries - Germination Vessel: A supplier for a major UK Brewery was experiencing regular bearing failures in their grain stirrer application.
NSK Industries - Aluminium Can Manufacturer: NSK proposed its non-contact VV seals together with a change to bearing geometry
NSK Industries - Milk Processing Plant: NSK recommended Molded-Oil inserts and Silver-Lube® plastic housings
NSK Industries - Carrot Washer: NSK Life-Lube units with Molded-Oil inserts resulted in an increase of bearing life from 1.5 months to over 12 months
NSK Industries - Cereal Baggers: NSK K1 Lubrication Unit was proposed together with a new guide and rail assembly
NSK Industries - Conveyor System: NSK’s Molded Oil mounted-unit inserts double the service life
NSK Industries - Conveyor Tail Drum: NSK proposed Molded-Oil Spherical Roller Bearings to replace the existing double-row ball bearing with grease lubrication
NSK Success Stories - Snack Foods Manufacturer: Standard bearings replaced with Stainless Steel Molded-Oil bearings increasing bearing life from 4 to 12 months
NSK Industries - Food & Beverage, Meat Slicer Machine: A producer of pork products was facing repeated bearing failures on 14 Meat Slicer Machines. Monthly bearing changed were needed. NSK improvements resulted in bearing life improvements.
NSK Industries - Potato Washer: NSK Molded-Oil ball bearings increase bearing life from 4 months to over 8 months
NSK Industries - Macatherm Dough Mixer: NSKHPS bearings improved bearing life 3 to 4 times
NSK Industries - Confectionary Washing Process: NSK recommends using stainless steel Molded-Oil deep groove ball bearings to prolong the bearing life
NSK Industries - Food & Beverage, Cutter line: A major producer of snack foods was experiencing frequent bearing failures on their cutter line. NSK investigated and found grease wash out following the line wash down process was a factor for the failures.
NSK Industries - Cutters in Cream Line: A customer was experiencing repeated bearing failures on their blade saw pulleys within the cake cutting units at their bakery.
NSK Industries - Dip Tank Conveyor Nose Roller: A large producer of chewing gum was experiencing repeated bearing failures on their Dip Tank Nose Roller. NSK could achieve an immediate improvement and significant lifetime extension.
NSK Industries - Food Production Conveyor: significant improvements in bearing life, increased reliability and reduction of unplanned downtime.
NSK Industries - Baby Leaf Harvester: A processor of food products harvests baby leaf products for sale to leading supermarkets. Its leaf harvester machine had a variety of low cost mounted unit bearings to support shafts of various sizes.